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 2017-09-24 14:18 

ABC News (US)

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GOP health care act sponsor to a Republican opponent: The bill will 'save a lot of money'... +

GOP health care act sponsor tells Republican opponent bill will 'save a lot of money'...

 2017-09-24 04:01 

USA Today

As loyal blood donors age, industry is out for young blood... +

Nearly 60% of the U.S. blood supply is provided by people older than 40. Why is it so hard to find young donors?...

 2017-09-23 18:56 

NY Times

The Health Care Cul-de-Sac... +

Repeal and replace? Single-payer? Lets call the whole thing off....

 2017-09-23 12:04 

NY Times

Trump Laces Into McCain Over His Opposition to Health Care Bill... +

President Trump said Senator John McCain had let his state down and been deceived by Democrats into abandoning a promise to repeal the Affordable Care Act....

 2017-09-23 10:37 

ABC News (US)

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Trump criticizes John McCain for saying he will vote 'no' on new health care bill... +

Trump calls McCain 'terrible' for saying he will vote against new health care bill...

 2017-09-22 23:06 

NY Times

Yes, Aaron Hernandez Suffered Brain Injury. But That May Not Explain His Violence.... +

The links between biology and behavior are complex, and a number of factors contribute to violence. Yet evidence is mounting that C.T.E. may be involved....

 2017-09-22 20:06 

NY Times

World Health Officials Describe Progress Against Tetanus, H.I.V. and Malaria... +

Tetanus in babies has been eliminated from the Americas, experts said. Malaria treatment will be expanded in Africa; powerful HIV drugs will be available there, too....

 2017-09-22 20:05 

ABC News (US)

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'Healthy Living for Summer': Alternatives to processed sugar... +

Tips and recipes for cooking with alternatives to processed sugar....

 2017-09-22 19:31 

ABC News (US)

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Aaron Hernandez's violent end: Was CTE to blame?... +

Aaron Hernandez's violent end: Was CTE to blame?...

 2017-09-22 19:19 

NY Times

Canada Letter: Health Care Comparisons and an NYT Offer... +

Our weekly look for and about Canadians, Canada Letter, explores medical wait times, visits the Yukon and remembers a political mastermind....

 2017-09-22 18:44 

NY Times

The HPV Vaccine Gains Ground Among U.S. Teenagers... +

Sixty percent of adolescents received the vaccine in 2016. A decade ago, less than 30 percent did....

 2017-09-22 16:01 

Medical Daily

Safe Air Pollution Doesn't Exist: Even Low Levels May Cause Kidney Damage... +

Air pollution may be a major contributor to declining kidney health, and even lead to kidney failure....

 2017-09-22 14:35 

Medical Daily

Celiac Disease: 7 Things That Surprisingly Contain Gluten (They Arent Even Food) ... +

Seven surprising nonfood things that contain gluten, from medications to play dough....

 2017-09-22 14:18 

Medical Daily

The Sex Moves Women Want: Clitoral Stimulation Helps Female Orgasm, Study Finds... +

A survey finds a majority of women need clitoral stimulation to orgasm during sex....

 2017-09-22 12:47 

NY Times

Take That, Jimmy Kimmel... +

Enough with the health care analysis from comedians. Lets listen to the experts....

 2017-09-22 11:00 

NY Times

The Weekly Health Quiz: Migraines, Drinking and Belly Fat... +

Test your knowledge of this weeks health news....

 2017-09-22 07:21 

NY Times

Cruelty, Incompetence and Lies... +

Graham-Cassidy says a lot about the Republican Party, none of it good....

 2017-09-21 21:43 

NY Times

Latest Obamacare Repeal Effort is Most Far-Reaching... +

The Graham-Cassidy bill would turn federal funding for a law Republicans loathe into block grants to states, realizing a long-held goal of the party...

 2017-09-21 21:43 

Medical Daily

Nurses May Have Flipped Off Mini Satan Newborns Because Crying Babies Make Us Crazy... +

Two nurses were recently fired for acting inappropriately around newborns, but research suggests infant cries can do crazy things to our brains....

 2017-09-21 20:34 

ABC News (US)

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Beloved 94-year-old crossing guard gets birthday surprise after health scare... +

It was wonderful, said an overwhelmed Luther Walker. It was really so nice....

 2017-09-21 14:55 

Medical Daily

Will You Cheat? How the Shape of Your Face Reveals Your Sex Drive... +

The shape of your face can reveal a lot about your sex life, from your sex drive to whether will you cheat....

 2017-09-21 14:50 

Medical Daily

Yoga and Mental Health: How It Helps Depression and Four Other Conditions... +

Five mental health conditions yoga can alleviate, from depression to PTSD....

 2017-09-21 14:39 

NY Times

Senator Cassidy, Please Stop Lying about Health Care... +

Bill Cassidy is selling his bill by telling one falsehood after another, because the truth would scare away his colleagues....

 2017-09-21 13:58 

ABC News (US)

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Jimmy Kimmel takes down critics of his health care monologue... +

Kimmel takes down critics of his health care monologue...

 2017-09-21 13:26 

ABC News (US)

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Cheat days may actually help dieters lose weight, study finds... +

Cheat days may actually help dieters lose weight, study finds ...

 2017-09-21 09:30 

NY Times

The G.O.P. Bill Forces States to Build Health Systems From Scratch. Thats Hard.... +

Every state would need to make political choices and build brand-new systems in only two years. Remember what happened with HealthCare.gov?...

 2017-09-21 09:10 

NY Times

Jimmy Kimmel Doubles Down on Criticism of Health Care Bill... +

Mr. Kimmel excoriated Senator Bill Cassidy and his legislation for a second night, though he said he hoped to avoid a Kanye-and-Taylor-Swift-type situation....

 2017-09-20 19:51 

NY Times

Chuck and Nancy, Washingtons New Power Couple, Set Sights on Health Care... +

Representative Nancy Pelosi and Senator Chuck Schumer hold no formal reins of power, but the Democratic leaders have emerged as a surprising force....

 2017-09-20 19:27 

USA Today

Trump’s decision on ‘DREAMers’ reverberates through health care industry... +

From medical students to home health aides, the loss of DACA could deal a blow to the health care workforce, industry leaders suggest....

 2017-09-20 19:00 

NY Times

Graham-Cassidy Has One Great Idea... +

It gives states more control over their health care....

 2017-09-20 18:43 

NY Times

Republicans Defend Health Bill Against Another Adversary: Jimmy Kimmel... +

I wish he understood completely, Senator Bill Cassidy, one of the bills co-authors, said of Mr. Kimmel, who has been a frequent critic of G.O.P. health legislation....

 2017-09-20 16:47 

ABC News (US)

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How Graham-Cassidy compares to past Republican healthcare repeal efforts... +

How the Graham-Cassidy bill compares to past Republican healthcare repeal efforts...

 2017-09-20 16:30 

Medical Daily

Children's IQ Could Be Lowered By Mothers Drinking Tap Water While Pregnant... +

Children whose mothers were exposed to high levels of fluoride during pregnancy may be at risk of having a lower IQ....

 2017-09-20 15:44 

Medscape

Antibiotics for Viral Conjunctivitis: It's Still Happening... +

According to a new study, prescription of antibiotics for viral conjunctivitis continues to be a widespread practice. 'Sobering' and 'discouraging,' says an optometrist. Medscape Optometry...

 2017-09-20 14:53 

Medical Daily

Kevin Hart Cheating Scandal Poses Question: Is Being With One Person Normal?... +

Kevin Hart publicly apologizes to his pregnant wife, Eniko Parrish, on Instagram after leaked video of him cheating....

 2017-09-20 14:30 

Medscape

2017-2018 Influenza Vaccination Recommendations... +

The latest CDC influenza vaccination recommendations outline which vaccine products should--and which should not--be used to protect against flu this season. CDC Expert Commentary...

 2017-09-20 14:26 

Medscape

Is a Low-FODMAP Diet the Next Big Thing? ... +

Dr William Balistreri surveys the latest data on this dietary invention's efficacy in irritable bowel syndrome. Medscape Gastroenterology...

 2017-09-20 13:11 

ABC News (US)

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Boy, 8, meets his bone marrow donor for the first time: 'Thank you for saving my life'... +

The second-grader who beat leukemia met his bone marrow donor live on ...

 2017-09-20 12:22 

ABC News (US)

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Robin Roberts marks milestone 'birthday': 5 years since her bone marrow transplant... +

Roberts received donor cells from her sister, Sally Ann Roberts....

 2017-09-20 09:12 

NY Times

Jimmy Kimmel Accuses G.O.P. Senator Behind Health Bill of Lying... +

Senator Bill Cassidy had promoted what he called the Jimmy Kimmel test, but Mr. Kimmel said that Mr. Cassidys own policies didnt adhere to it....

 2017-09-20 07:21 

NY Times

The Madman Is Back in the Building... +

I returned to work after my psychotic break, but my bipolar disorder did, too....

 2017-09-20 05:10 

ABC News (US)

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Jimmy Kimmel slams senator for lying about new health care bill... +

Jimmy Kimmel slams senator for lying about new health care bill...

 2017-09-20 05:05 

ABC News (US)

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Jimmy Kimmel rips senator for lying about new health care bill... +

Jimmy Kimmel slams senator for lying about new health care bill...

 2017-09-19 20:09 

NY Times

Allan J. MacEachen, a Force in Bringing Public Health Care to Canada, Dies at 96... +

Canadians are living in a country that Allan J. built, and they like it, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said....

 2017-09-19 19:57 

NY Times

Can a Single Payer Health System Work in America?... +

Readers respond to an Op-Ed critique of Senator Bernie Sanderss Medicare for All proposal....

 2017-09-19 19:54 

NY Times

Making Medicare Better... +

Medicare advocates suggest filling in coverage gaps, for starters....

 2017-09-19 18:44 

ABC News (US)

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Lady Gaga's tour-busting fibromyalgia diagnosis: What you need to know... +

Lady Gaga's tour-busting fibromyalgia disorder: What you need to know...

 2017-09-19 18:01 

ABC News (US)

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Paleo-friendly baby food line debuts: Is it healthy?... +

An Austin-based couple who follow the paleo diet founded the baby food line....

 2017-09-19 16:49 

Medscape

Going Broke: Financial Concerns of Palliative Care Patients... +

Financial concerns can negatively influence a patient's response to treatment and care. Medscape Nurses...

 2017-09-19 16:34 

Medscape

Flu Vaccine Saves Kids' Lives: What to Tell Reluctant Parents... +

Clinicians can use this information to help parents make the decision to have their children vaccinated against influenza. CDC Expert Commentary...

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